top of page
Northern Red Oak

Northern Red Oak

The fastest growing oak and one of the easiest to transplant, this tree is great for street use or as a landscape tree. The foliage is dense and lustrous and leaves hang on the tree into winter. Named the 1999 Iowa Tree of the Year.

  • Quercus rubra

    Height: 60-80'

    Spread: 50'

    Shape: Pyramidal in youth, rounded at maturity

    Exposure: Full Sun

    Foliage: Glossy, dark green

    Fall Foliage: Red to red-brown

    Zone: 3-8

bottom of page